Name details

Lingetoppane

Lingetoppane (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lingetoppane  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Norway Gazetteer Id 115560

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from Norway. It is part of the Norway Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

Nunatak S of Schirmacheroasen, in the E part of Fimbulheimen. After Martin Linge, b. 1894, actor and captain. Established the Company to be named after him in 1940. Participated in the Lofoten raid in early 1941, and was killed during the raid on Måløy at the end of that year whilst leading his men in an attack on the local German military head quarters.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
70° 56' 00.0" S
- 70.93333°
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Longitude:
11° 48' 00.0" E
11.80000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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